Israeli Court rules to allow settlement highway through Beit Safafa

Update to the Urgent Appeal issued in April 2013 by the Civic Coalition for Palestinian Rights in Jerusalem (The Appeal, including background, is available at:     On Sunday, 26 January 2014, the Israeli Supreme Court sanctioned completion of the illegal section of the “Begin Highway” that cuts through the Palestinian community of Beit Safafa in occupied […]

Activists expelled the settler of “Khilt Nahla” outpost and the occupation arrested three of them.

Today the 26th of January, Israeli forces arrested Hassan Briggah, the coordinator of the National Committee Against the Wall and settlements in Bethlehem, and the two children Obada and Harith Briggah 13 years old, after a confrontation with the settlers of "Khilt Nahla" outpost.  Activists smashed the eastern gate of "Efrat" settlement this morning; they […]

Israeli forces suppress Nakba march and arrest Mazen al-Azzeh

Israeli forces suppress Nakba march and arrest coordinator of the Popular Campaign in Bethlehem 15-5-2013 Yesterday Israeli forces arrested Mazen al-Azzeh, coordinator of the Popular Campaign against the Wall and settlements in Bethlehem. This took place while he participated in a march in Bethlehem to mark 65 years of the Nakba (catastrophe). The presence of […]

Weekly Demonstrations: 15/4/13

Al-Ma’sara: Israeli occupation forces suppressed the weekly march against the separation wall in Ma’sara. The IOF intercepted the march and attacked demonstrators, beating them, preventing them from reaching the wall and injuring a number of them. Beit Ummar: Three demonstrators were hit by rubber-coated metal bullets fired by the IOF at the entrance to the […]

Friday protests from Hebron to Salfit

This Friday, in Hebron Stop the Wall had joined the Hebron Defense Committee (HDC) and  national political parties to mark the Open Shuhada Street Action Day. Amidsts other activities, the Friday protest was the culmination of the mobilization. The protest started at Bab Izzawiya near “Checkpoint 56” and proceeded then to Hebron’s old city. A […]